Executive Master in Agile Business

Adapt corporate structures to the fast-changing digital world needs.


  • PART-TIME
  • BARCELONA
  • 9 MONTHS
  • IN ENGLISH

Overview

In this era of digital transformation, is crucial to manage organizations according to the needs of ever-changing environments since these are rapidly adapting new products and services, ensuring in this way an early delivery of value much more focused on people.

The fast growth of economies is exponential. Thus, more and more corporations are shifting to digital model opportunities that depend on values such as speed, flexibility, productivity, and innovation in order to ensure a true customer centric business.

During this program, you will learn how to adapt an organization to the new economy requirements by developing an Agile Management approach that will allow you to deliver projects incrementally from the beginning, using time-boxed iterations, as well as demonstrating progress based on what works best and on feedback loops that allow companies to adapt its efforts to the customer needs.

You will also understand how to implement new methodologies useful to organize people and activate a specific mindset in a corporation that will allow you to develop winner business strategies to operate in fast-changing environments.

What will you learn?
At the end of this program, students will be able to:

  • Activate an Agile mindset,
  • Develop Customer centric organizations,
  • Understand methodologies such as Scrum, Kanban, and Lean,
  • Activate innovation by leading design thinking opportunities,
  • Generate more rapid deployment solutions,
  • Reduce waste through minimization of resources,
  • And icrease flexibility and adaptability to foster change within an organization.

Program details

  • Part-Time Program
  • Barcelona
  • 9 Months
  • English
  • Starts in October 2019
  • €18,000

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Contents

Project-based learning

Agile Management

Students will learn how agile impacts on traditional culture and introduced to new ways of working. You will understand the difference between agile and waterfall management while you discover how to empower people and activate the early release of benefits with a vision of continuous improvement.

Innovation

Students will work on the necessary skills for the generation of innovation, understanding their role in the framework of digital transformation. This module explores the abilities of creative thinking within the framework of a company, focusing on the generation of innovation opportunities articulated by data. We will teach students to recognize the characteristics and motivations of innovative people.

Entrepreneurship

Students will learn to shape opportunities, provide leadership across the organization, and build teams that add economic and social value. They will create and develop business models for start-ups based on customer development and continuous customer validation, managing at the same time financial metrics and dealing with investors.

Digital Transformation

The aim of this module is to understand how the digital transformation is reshaping the economy. At the end of the subject, students will be able to build digital business strategies.

Lean Management

After this module, students will be able to apply the “lean model” to business management, optimizing the creation of value with the necessary resources. Participants will be able to analyze and get rid of agents, processes or tools that represent additional costs, so that they can avoid unnecessary expenses or operational errors. At the end of this module, students will know how to bring organizations closer to the concept of total quality in order that they can focus on their most efficient resources.

Scrum

You will learn how to apply this agile methodology to manage iterative and incremental product delivery, understanding at the same time the importance of the frequent feedback and collaborative decision making. You will be able to guide teams to respond rapidly, efficiently, and effectively to change.

People and Culture

You will learn how to adapt your company’s structure and engage people with a corporate digital culture that allows you to build a successful digital business.

Change Management

The students will develop skills to manage change in the digital economy and adapt the organization to these needs. They will face the needs of change management from the vision of individual change, the change in teams and in organizations. In this module, participants will learn to prepare the necessary ecosystem before dealing with complex change processes in order to minimize the possibilities of failure.

Scaling Agile

You will be prepared to locate a scaled agile approach that will help your company maximize the benefits of agile, regardless of your team size, project size, or project complexity.

Product management

During this subject you will learn what is a product management role and how to guide a product through multiple iterations that depend on the correct alignment of UX, Tech, and Business.

Final Project

During the program, students will work on a final project that aims to develop an agile business strategy for a company that wants to operate successfully in its industry.

Methodology

ACADEMIC BOARD

Highly qualified instructors and well-known professionals

PROJECT MENTORS

Real & experienced professionals will mentor you in your digital projects

DIGITAL COMPANIES

Visit digital companies and learn from the best tech leaders

ENTREPRENEURS

Inspire your own projects and new disruptive digital business

DIGITAL LABS R+D+i

Digital Labs & innovation projects exposure

Participants

Diverse student groups at BTS reflect the industry demand for talent

Background Diversity

Professionals with different backgrounds will share a unique experience and exchange insightful ideas.

Valuable connections

Meet the most passionate professionals and build a solid network of industry leaders.

Competitive advantage

Lead the change in any enterprise: analyze and manage projects with the most efficient methods.

About BTS

Strategic Advisory Board

Industry leaders, with experience in global digital brands, help
to develop talent ready to shape a better digital future.

Sudha Jamthe
Silicon Valley
Marko Gargenta
San Francisco
Ricardo Baeza
Silicon Valley
Aleix Valls
Barcelona
C. Mastrodonato
London
Angel Garcia
Barcelona
Academic Board

A team of international experts: BTS most important value.

Program Fees

The program includes:
  • Full immersion into Barcelona’s digital ecosystem
  • Valuable knowledge through visits to digital companies and tech labs
  • Professional and inspiring international digital leaders
  • Personal experience thanks to a low rate of attendees per program
PROGRAM FEES
€18,000

How to Apply

If you are passionate about the Agile methodology and would like to develop the best digital skills and have a master experience in Barcelona, follow the steps below:

1. Application Form. Fill out the application form.

2. Motivation letter. Send the application form to our admissions office, as well as your CV and a motivation letter, explaining how agile is enabling businesses to adapt to the fast-changing environment.

3. Assessment. Our admission officers, as well as the director of this program, will carefully analyze your application. In case you meet the profile of Barcelona Technology School, we will call you to have a chat.

 

 

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We would love you join this exciting journey of transformation.

The digital ecosystem has become the new status quo, it is changing entire industries and business, relationships and any other aspect of our lives.

Our purpose is to help you to generate a digital impact able to make a better world made of human technology.

Are you ready? Connect with us, we hope to see you soon in Barcelona.

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